The Oakland Post

OU senior Maryam Khan during her recent trip to Pakistan.

Student Maryam Khan’s experience as an immigrant in the US

Autumn Okuszka, Features Reporter November 9, 2022

Oakland University senior Maryam Khan grew up in Pakistan until 2011. When her parents separated, Khan’s mother decided to relocate to the U.S. — not only because her family resides there, but because...

Dr. Kenneth Mitton

Dr. Kenneth Mitton’s journey to becoming a U.S. citizen

Autumn Okuszka, Features Reporter November 2, 2022

Dr. Kenneth Mitton, assistant professor of biomedical sciences at Oakland University, was preparing for the United States citizenship test before he knew he would ever be taking it. Growing up in Canada,...

Politics of the rural poor

Amy Swanson, Staff Reporter November 9, 2016

So many residents of the rural poor seem to vote against their best interests, according to Philip Lewin. Lewin, assistant professor of sociology at Florida Atlantic University, gave his lecture titled...

Final presidential debate breakdown

John Bozick, Web Editor October 25, 2016

Tensions were high as Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton met for the final debate, which could very well decide the winner of the 2016 election. Taking place at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, the...

Registered voters in the Michigan primaries who casted their ballot last week received a sticker. 

You’ve gotta fight for your right…to vote

Rachel Williams March 13, 2016

In the March 2 issue of the Oakland Post, Professor John Stoll reported that of 157 Oakland University students polled, 38 percent were undecided on a presidential candidate.  Several students stated...

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